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Raene Hicks, of Vale, Ore., from left, with her son Lain, 12, and daughter Sally, 5, look at the Christmas tree in the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C. on Dec. 21, 2011. Raene said both her father and grandfather fought in the Vietnam War aboard the same Navy ship. "Both made it home, my family is blessed," she said, adding that "I come out here to see if I recognize any other names." (T.J. Kirkpatrick/ The Washington Times)
Photo by: T.J. KIRKPATRICK
Raene Hicks, of Vale, Ore., from left, with her son Lain, 12, and daughter Sally, 5, look at the Christmas tree in the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C. on Dec. 21, 2011. Raene said both her father and grandfather fought in the Vietnam War aboard the same Navy ship. "Both made it home, my family is blessed," she said, adding that "I come out here to see if I recognize any other names." (T.J. Kirkpatrick/ The Washington Times)

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